Losses at the front
Today the speaker of the Ministry of defense of the ATO Andrei Lysenko said that for the day in the area ATO killed three Ukrainian military. APU suffered loss as a result of the shelling of Krasnohorivka, Novgorod and Marinka Donetsk region. In addition, three soldiers had stepped on an explosive device in Novotoshkovke, he said.
Later at the headquarters of the ATO said that on July 19, four, not nine soldiers were killed: one was killed by a sniper, three were blown up on mine-explosive device, one was captured. Three more soldiers were injured. July 20, also killed four other soldiers.
Anniversary of the assassination of Sheremet
July 20, in Kiev took place the action in memory of the deceased journalist Pavel Sheremet. Participants marched to the buildings of the security Service of Ukraine, the presidential Administration and the Ministry of internal Affairs with the requirement to investigate a murder. The ambassadors of the G7 called to investigate the circumstances of the murder Sheremet and to bring the perpetrators to justice. The OSCE representative on freedom of the media, Harlem Desir called on the authorities of Ukraine and other countries – members of the organization to do everything possible to end impunity for murders of journalists.
The speaker of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Artem Shevchenko said that in a murder case Sheremet still no suspects.
Navalny staged a debate with Girkin-Strelkov
Held open debate of the leader of the movement «new Russia», the former «defense Minister» of the terrorist organization «DNR» Igor strelkov (Girkin) and Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny.
Navalny has promised to allow Girkin to the elections in Russia. He also refused to recognize the former leader of the terrorists is a war criminal.
Girkin announced that it plans to go in presidents of the Russian Federation, weapons and money for the aggression in the Donbas he got in the occupied Crimea. He also called traitors the leaders of the «LDNR» Igor Plotnitsky and Alexander Zakharchenko said that his subordinate fighters did not shoot down MH17, and «Putin somehow, obliquely, creating criminal regimes, leaving Donbass opportunity for reunification with Russia.»
The illness of Senator McCain
A brain tumor from U.S. Senator John McCain was diagnosed after surgery to remove a blood clot in the eye on July 14. According to the doctors, the Senator was discovered glioblastoma is one of the most aggressive forms of cancer. Currently the doctors and the family of McCain considering various treatment options, including chemotherapy.
Suicide lead singer of Linkin Park Chester Bennington
Lead singer of Linkin Park Chester Bennington hanged himself today in his residence.
Anniversary of the assassination Sheremet, the AFU suffered losses in the ATO area, Bulk debated with Girkin. Most importantly for the day 21.07.2017